John Roy Eggleston, 88, of Roxboro, died on Thursday, Dec. 15, 2022. Born in Person County, he was the son of the late Joseph Jerome Eggleston and Mary Robinson Eggleston. In addition to his parents, he is preceded in death by his siblings: James Eggleston, Tony Eggleston, Thurman Eggleston, Bernice Eggleston, Frances Duncan and Helen Long and his son-in-law, Douglas Randall (Randy) Rimmer.

Mr. Eggleston was a member of Somerset Baptist Church. He retired from Person County Parks and Recreation having served as the Director for many years.